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Bug#339929: aeromail: man page of the package

Package: aeromail
Version: 2.41-1.1
Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch

in attachment you can find the man page in SGML format.
Thank you in advance.



-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.8-1-386
Locale: LANG=it_IT.UTF-8 UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=C (charmap=ANSI_X3.4-1968) (ignored: LC_ALL set to C)

Versions of packages aeromail depends on:
ii  debconf                       1.4.58     Debian configuration management sy
ii  php4                          4:4.4.0-4  server-side, HTML-embedded scripti
ii  php4-imap                     4:5.0.5-1  IMAP module for php4

aeromail recommends no packages.

-- debconf-show failed

GPG key = D52DF829    --     SteX   --   <stefano.melchior@openlabs.it>
http://etinarcadiaego.dyndns.org --- User#324592, http://counter.li.org
http://www.openlabs.it/~stex          --           http://www.stex.name
<!doctype refentry PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook V4.1//EN" [

<!-- Process this file with docbook-to-man to generate an nroff manual
     page: `docbook-to-man manpage.sgml > manpage.1'.  You may view
     the manual page with: `docbook-to-man manpage.sgml | nroff -man |
     less'.  A typical entry in a Makefile or Makefile.am is:

manpage.1: manpage.sgml
	docbook-to-man $< > $@

	The docbook-to-man binary is found in the docbook-to-man package.
	Please remember that if you create the nroff version in one of the
	debian/rules file targets (such as build), you will need to include
	docbook-to-man in your Build-Depends control field.


  <!-- Fill in your name for FIRSTNAME and SURNAME. -->
  <!ENTITY dhfirstname "<firstname>Stefano</firstname>">
  <!ENTITY dhsurname   "<surname>Melchior</surname>">
  <!-- Please adjust the date whenever revising the manpage. -->
  <!ENTITY dhdate      "<date>marzo  22, 2005</date>">
  <!-- SECTION should be 1-8, maybe w/ subsection other parameters are
       allowed: see man(7), man(1). -->
  <!ENTITY dhsection   "<manvolnum>1</manvolnum>">
  <!ENTITY dhemail     "<email>stefano.melchior@openlabs.it</email>">
  <!ENTITY dhusername  "Stefano Melchior">
  <!ENTITY dhucpackage "<refentrytitle>Aeromail</refentrytitle>">
  <!ENTITY dhpackage   "aeromail">
  <!ENTITY dhupstreamer   "Dion Nicolaas">
  <!ENTITY dhupstreameremail   "<email>aeromail@nicolaas.net</email>">

  <!ENTITY debian      "<productname>Debian</productname>">
  <!ENTITY gnu         "<acronym>GNU</acronym>">
  <!ENTITY gpl         "&gnu; <acronym>GPL</acronym>">



    <refpurpose>web-based e-mail client</refpurpose>

    <para>AeroMail is a web-based client, to read e-mail, noted for its
	 elegant interface.</para>
	<para>Other highlights include:
		<listitem><para>cookie-free http authentication.</para></listitem>
	<para>It is written in PHP using PHP's built in IMAP functions.
	Details at http://cushman.net/projects/aeromail/index.php.</para>
	<para>The release 2.x and later are developed by Dion Nicolaas:
	detail can be found at

      <para><command>&dhpackage;</command> 2 is the next generation of Mark Cushman's AeroMail.
	  The original version can still be found at
	  <para><command>&dhpackage;</command> is a web-based e-mail client written in PHP. AeroMail
	  uses an IMAP server to read and store messages in one or more
	  user-defined folders. Features include HTTP authentication for
	  login (no cookies) and folder manipulation.</para>

	  <para><command>&dhpackage;</command> 2 adds something to the original. You can now embed
	  AeroMail in a webpage of your own design, and customize its
	  appearance more easily. Furthermore, displaying of messages was
	  improved to include foreign languages like Russian and Chinese,
	  and to display HTML messages including pictures. Last but not
	  least, spam flagging using DNS blacklists is now possible.</para>

    <para>XSL Lint requires Perl 5, XML::Parser, and XML::DOM >= 1.27.
		Contact your favorite CPAN archive (cpan.perl.com) for more information
		about obtaining and installing Perl modules.</para>

	<para>Basic features:
	        <listitem><para>Aeromail is a webmail client that lets you
			read e-mail from an IMAP server</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Each mail folder can be sorted in many ways</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>View HTML messages and rich-text messages</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Clickable links and e-mail addresses in
			plain-text messages</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>View inline images</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Read attachments</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Optionally reply to and forward e-mail,
			write new messages and delete messages</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Use Cc and Bcc</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Send attachments yourself</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Optionally create and delete folders,
			and move messages between folders </para></listitem>
	<para>Advanced features:
	        <listitem><para>Optional multi-message view lets you view
			selected messages in one window (nice for catching up or
			when on a slow link)</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Optional spam blacklisting using reverse DNS
			lookup (e.g. SpamCop)</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Optionally move junk mail automatically to
			another folder</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Show full e-mail addresses, or just the name
			(Outlook style)</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Show full address lists in mail overview, or
			just the first few</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Automatically wrap wide message, or leave
			them unchanged</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Optional colorization of messages
			(quoted text and signatures) </para></listitem>
	<para>Languages and character sets:
	        <listitem><para>AeroMail comes in 27 languages</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Full support for foreign character sets
			(using UTF-8)</para></listitem>
	<para>Configuration features:
	        <listitem><para>AeroMail is easily embedded in a web page of
			your own design</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>AeroMail comes with many color schemes or
	        <listitem><para>The HTML code is separated from the program,
			so it can be changed more easily</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Folder use and management can be switched on
			or off</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Sent mail folder and Trash folder can be
			switched on or off</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Writing of messages can be switched on or
	        <listitem><para>Deleting of messages can be switched
			on or off </para></listitem>
	<para>Technical features:
	        <listitem><para>Use UWash, Cyrus and Courier type IMAP
	        <listitem><para>Either use Basic Authentication for login
			(no cookies), or cookies (session variables)</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Support for sendmail's genericstable</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>Alternatively force the sender's
	        <listitem><para>Support for SSL IMAP servers</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>No SQL server or LDAP server required</para></listitem>
	        <listitem><para>No JavaScript browser required</para></listitem>
	<para>Since the installation directory is /usr/share/&dhpackage;,
	you should provide an additional conf file where to set the httpd
	configuration up.</para>
	<para>If the httpd is apache you should provide the following
	command in order to enable aeromail visibility:</para>
	<para><command>ln -s /etc/aeromail/apache.conf
	<para>(whatever httpd apache{,-ssl,-perl,2} you use).</para>
	Alternatively you should provide the opportune configuration in the
	appropriate configuration file.</para>
	<para>This is usefull to create an alias on the webserver pointing: 
	http://localhost/aeromail/ at the /usr/shar/aeromail/, by adding a
	symbolic link.</para>
	<para>You could be also encourage to avoid to maintain the root:root
	ownership to the /usr/share/aeromail/ files; so you need to:</para>
	<para><command>chgrp -R www-data
	<para>in order to provide a better PHP safe_mode to the working
	<para>Credits for the work should be address to the author of the
	&dhupstreamer; (&dhupstreameremail;).</para>  
    <para>This manual page was written by &dhusername; (&dhemail;) for
      the &debian; system (but may be used by others).  Permission is
      granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under
      the terms of the &gnu; General Public License, Version 2 any 
	  later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
	  On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public
	  License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


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